To me that sounds about right. 300 wsm seems to be the new caliber most talked about, but there aren't that many "new Cals" anyway. And the fact that the 300 wsm pretty well covers everything in North America that deserves shooting, it is and will be discussed in great lengths for a long time
I'd agree with Don as well. The 270 WSM is very well thought of and probably every bit as popular as the 300. Maybe due to the general opinion that the 300 is big enough that you are never undergunned for anything, but the 270 is still enough for most everything but more pleasant regarding recoil?
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...